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Agree with writer on Planned Parenthood

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015
*Agree with writer on Planned Parenthood
*Don't give sanctuary to illegal immigrants
*Column inaccurate on Safe Act provisions
*No need for assault weapons on streets
*Americans need a president like Trump
*Do we really want to take Bible literally?

GOP needs a better way to pick candidate

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015
*GOP needs a better way to pick candidate
*Planned Parenthood case similar to Cosby
*No police response to city noise complaint
*State should make trail accessible
*Got great care at St. Clare’s rehab
*Better idea for hummingbird feeder

On poverty, Obama has double standard

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015
*On poverty, Obama has double standard
*Much more to Koch’s evil pursuit of fortune
*Failed criticism of letter proved point
*McCarthy has shown leadership as mayor
*Dog owners must be responsible for mess

Dentist who shot lion needs a psychiatrist

Monday, Aug. 3, 2015
*Dentist who shot lion needs a psychiatrist
*Iran deal a prophesy of bad things to come
*GE retains the right to terminate benefits
*Obama not showing weakness in Iran deal
*See problems raising fast-food worker pay
*Get rid of all nukes for benefit of humanity

NRA has culpability in theater shooting

Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015
*NRA has culpability in theater shooting
*‘Hanoi Jane’ Fonda is nothing but a traitor
*Make changes to help protect environment
*Beloved animals can be left safely at home
*Learn lessons from fatal shooting in city
*Bill to protect dogs in cars goes too far

Columnist purposely misleading on video

Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015
*Columnist purposely misleading on video
*Congress should vote no on Export-Import
*Old sign comes down but casino’s goes up?
*Upset over fee at Spa State Park
*Won’t back candidate due to gender or race
*Why trust Iran? Why should they trust us?

Convention needed to end rotating judges

Friday, July 31, 2015
*Convention needed to end rotating judges
*History repeats itself in Iran appeasement
*No need for 80-foot sign in front of casino
*Riding center in need of volunteers, money

No reason to tinker with “Mockingbird”

Thursday, July 30, 2015
*No reason to tinker with “Mockingbird”
*Truck stop a tragedy waiting to happen
*Not impressed with track ‘improvements’
*Group excited about High Rock parcel RFP
*No bridge means no need to drive on road

Kudos to Spa board for High Rock effort

Wednesday, July 29, 2015
*Kudos to Spa board for High Rock effort
*Owner had no permit to repair parking area
*Open Ballston Lake or pay for own sewer
*No need to identify casino with large sign
*What is the purpose of charging escapee?

Let Stockade protect itself against floods

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
*Let Stockade protect itself against floods
*Wolves not needed to control deer
*Mentally ill getting slighted in Colonie
*Grads earned right to wear Marine sash

Game should have been in Schenectady

Monday, July 27, 2015
I was involved with Schenectady Little League for 25 years and served several terms as president. I feel compelled to respond to the misguided decision by Little League district offi cials regarding an incident with a Schenectady parent at a regional game being played in Saratoga Springs and the subsequent switching of playing locations to Scotia.

Sale of body parts a concern for all people

Monday, July 27, 2015
Re July 19 David Harsanyi column, “Outraged over Planned Parenthood’s sale of body parts”: No matter what side of the debate you are on, everyone should be concerned that we understand where this leads to. Many people are surprised that fetal experimentation takes place. But the horror is real and described in prestigious medical journals.

Netanyahu leads in defending Americans

Monday, July 27, 2015
It is truly a sad day for the Republic

US has long history interfering in Iran

Monday, July 27, 2015
The United States has a sordid history with Iran, beginning with Eisenhower’s using the CIA to overthrow the fi rst democratically elected government in Iranian history.

Rotterdam needs to add more fun events

Sunday, July 26, 2015
Well, now that the Fourth of July is over and things are calming down a little bit, I really must say that our bustling, raising heck, kicking up heels, dear ole Rotterdam really never got out of the starting gate.

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